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How Nonprofits Can Use Storytelling to Boost Donor Retention

Connection Cafe

But if donors are retained passed that first year, the retention rate jumps significantly to 60% for offline donors and 58% for online donors.

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16

SocialFish

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! vibrant, healthier, and involved communities.

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I’m a Millennial. This is Why I Support Nonprofits

Frogloop

I’m a millennial in my early 20s. This admission requires me to embrace certain stereotypes. 69 percent, as it turns out.

10 Random, But Useful Online Communications Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

2017 is the final year of free webinars for nonprofits ( view final schedule ). 3) Never release an infographic as a PDF. 1200 x 1200. 1200 x 630.

The Three Major Components of a Successful Annual Giving Campaign

Connection Cafe

Americans are generous and enjoy the sense of being a part of a worthy cause achieved by charitable giving. Sustain operational expenses. Appeals.

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Advocating from Anywhere: How to Make Your Mission Heard by the Masses

Connection Cafe

Advocacy is a way to showcase your organization’s mission while solving a problem at the same time. With a plan and resources, you can arm your biggest supporters with the tools they need to be stewards for your cause. But how do you create an advocacy program that actually works? A Closer Look at Museum Advocacy Day.

[Cool Infographic Friday] How Online Reviews Can Either Make or Break Your Business

SocialFish

Tip o’ the hat to Megan Arevalo for this good one ! Help your peers by adding a review of your technology for the former or the latter ! .

Five Nonprofits Who Are Ruling Snapchat

Frogloop

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Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero. Whether quietly spearheading some of the world's most groundbreaking scientific and medical research or not-so-quietly leading revolutions on the battlefield, our history is ripe with stories of ferocious, adventurous, enlightened, and persistent women. Sciences. Thought Leaders. Revolutionaries.

6 Effective Fundraising Ideas for Small Nonprofits (with examples!)

Wild Apricot Blog

This is a guest post by Adam Weinger, President of Double the Donation. A challenge I’ve come across with small nonprofits is finding a fundraising idea that will make a big impact, but will also be inexpensive. From my experience, there are six types

The Secret to Better Web Writing

SocialFish

It might not be what you expect. And now you get to learn the secret I revealed to them. It’s time you started acting like one. The real secret.

Adobe Creative Cloud Giveaway for Nonprofits at 17NTC!

Tech Soup Blog

Stop By and Visit Us — Booth 217. Washington DC, here we come! This is a $600 market value! Your task, should you choose to participate: 1.

Four Ways to Increase Online Giving Conversions

NonProfit Hub

Building awareness and getting people familiar with your organization and cause is important—but to stay afloat, increase online giving conversions on your website to increase your bottom line and allow you to create a larger impact. Consider these steps to increase your online giving conversions. Optimize for mobile. Make it easy. Let’s get visual.

How to Create a Nonprofit Facebook Page and Get Followers

Wild Apricot Blog

If your nonprofit doesn’t have a Facebook Page yet, I’ll show you the five basic steps to getting set up and gaining your first followers. The whole process should take less than one hour. followers Facebook

Three Things Coaches Must Do To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S. And, the leader must effectively communicate that goal to the team.

Nonprofits rank text messaging as the most effective tech for communicating. So why do only 3% of them use it?

Mobile Commons

Text messaging is most effective digital communications tool, according to a new study. What they found revealed some interesting disparities.

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How to Handle Haters on Social Media Without Getting Flustered

John Haydon

Haters Back Off is one of my favorite recent Netflix shows. Two thumbs up. Donor Communication

Wild Apricot Ranked Number One for the Seventh Time

Wild Apricot Blog

Eleven years ago, Dmitry Buterin began to dream of a world where everyone involved in a membership organization could spend their time pursuing their purpose, instead of getting bogged down in administrative tasks.That’s when he decided to create software that could do all the tasks better suited for robots. popular best capterra

Introducing Abbott Square Part 2: Why We're Expanding in Public Space - and Why You Should Consider It Too

Museum 2.0

The MAH fundamentally has two jobs: we bring art and history out into our community, and we invite our community in. We want to break out. Hopefully.

Money Matters: Creating a Donation Form for Your WordPress Site

Byte Technology

It’s no great secret that the vast majority of nonprofits operating today live and die by the amount of support they can garner in the form of monetary donations. To begin—as it is with so much in WordPress world—grab yourself a plugin. Once you’ve installed and activated the plugin, it’s time to create your custom form. Web Design

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

Drop it like it’s bot: Brands have cooled on chatbots Facebook, like many brands, is focusing away from chatbots. Industry News

Best Practices for Nonprofit Financial Health, Part Three: Understanding Full Costs

BoardAssist

Not to worry. We hope you find their terrific advice as useful as we did. What does the term “full costs” mean? Fixed asset additions (i.e., finance

What Will Your Leadership Legacy Be?

Eric Jacobsen Blog

As a leader, you likely have asked yourself, " How do I want to be remembered as a leader ?" Those that produce should share in the profits." "It

On the Move: Great Drag-and-Drop Plugins for Easy Site Customization

Byte Technology

In the world of WordPress, customization rules the roost. Indeed, with millions upon millions of the CMS-based sites operating in the virtual realm, making your pages stand apart from the masses can mean the difference between successful exposure and wallowing in obscurity. Unfortunately, for many WordPress newbies customizing can be tricky.

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Going to NTC? Join Us For a Drink!

Mobile Commons

Are you headed to the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference next week ? Well, so are we! Sometimes we can’t help ourselves.) The post Going to NTC?

3 Powerful Apps to Streamline Content Workflow [LIVE DEMO]

John Haydon

The job of the marketer has changed dramatically over the past few years in one important way: Output. Content Marketing

How To Be A Superboss

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Most important, " regenerating the talent pool is the single most important thing any leader can do to survive and prosper ," adds Finkelstein.

A Good Story Contains These Seven Elements

Eric Jacobsen Blog

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